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Archbishop Melchor de Liñán y Cisneros

Deceased

Archbishop of Lima


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
19 Dec 1629BornMadrid, Spain
6 Oct 166434.8AppointedBishop of Santa Marta, Colombia
1665²35.0Ordained BishopBishop of Santa Marta, Colombia
26 Jan 166838.1AppointedBishop of Popayán, Colombia
8 Feb 167242.1AppointedArchbishop of La Plata o Charcas, Bolivia
14 Jun 167747.5AppointedArchbishop of Lima, Peru
18 Feb 167848.2InstalledArchbishop of Lima, Peru
28 Jun 170878.5DiedArchbishop of Lima, Peru

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Melchor de Liñán y Cisneros:
Archbishop Melchor de Liñán y Cisneros (born , died ) Archbishop of Lima

  • a bishop for 43.5 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 5, Page 244, and Page 317
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 5, Page 320
  • b/c2: Episcopologio Español, Volume 1500, Page 201, Number 1,257

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